September 2018

Intertabac 2018 Blanco Cigars. David Blanco, CEO of Blanco Cigars, shows us their offerings for the European markets during the Intertabac trade show. The cigars from Blanco Cigar Company are from Nicaragua. Production takes place at the factory of Plasencia Cigars. The Plasencia and Blanco families are related.

Blanco Nine and Liga Exclusiva

At Intertabac 2018 Blanco Cigars introduces the Blanco Nine. It took blender David Blanco nine tries to nail the flavor profile he wants for this cigar. That explains the name. The blend uses a high-grade Oscuro Corojo wrapper from Nicaragua. The binder is from Jalapa, Nicaragua. Three different ligero leaves make up the filler. These are also Nicaraguan.

The second line that Blanco Cigars is introducing at the Intertabac 2018 show is the Liga Exclusive de Familia. The Liga Exclusive comes in two versions. One with an American grown Pennsylvania Broadleaf. The other with a Honduran Connecticut Shade. The filler and binder are all Nicaraguan on both versions.

Primos Estate and CO

The Primos Estate Selection is a tribute to the legacy of the Blanco family. And of their cousins, the Plasencia family. The line represents the history of both families. A history going back 5 generations when it comes to tobacco.  Both families never settle for mediocrity. This line commemorates and honors that pride.

The tobaccos in the filler are from Nicaragua, Peru, and Honduras. The binder is also from Honduras. There are two choices for the wrapper. There is a Nicaraguan Habano Criollo Maduro option. The other is a Nicaraguan Habano Criollo Rosado. Each blend comes in six sizes.

Blanco Cigars and Cigar Obsession are working together. They released three cigars under the Cigar Obsession name. These are now available in Europe. At the end of the video, David Blanco explains that the company is expanding distribution. The Blanco Cigar company is slowly conquering Europe. Country by country. The cigars are available in Germany, Switzerland and The Netherland. Blanco confirmed that.

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